It is not known whether other software companies are explicitly drawing on that inspiration when featuring the word in names of their technologies or simply referring to the generic meaning. The word widget is older in this context. In the movie Back to School from 1986 by Alan Metter, there is a scene where an economics professor Dr. Barbay, wants to start for educational purposes a fictional company that produces widgets: It’s a fictional product.
When it comes to digitizer tablets, there is one particular name that stands above the rest: Wacom. Wacom has been a mainstay in the world of digitizer tablets and pens, and the company continues to cement its legacy in this area with the latest Cintiq Pro 24-inch pen display. This is a brand new high performance mid-sized display that has been specially built for cutting-edge creative and design applications, taking into consideration how the industry is moving into augmented and virtual reality sectors as well.
Scare the crap out of your friends! Here’s a remote controlled toy that’s not only fun to play with but amazing for scaring the crap out of your friends, family and co-workers. Just set the tarantula down on the ground and stand back with the controller as you move it…
A cool panda coffee mug has just been discovered. A great gift for animals lovers and especially panda enthusiasts(although there arent that many). It also makes for a good gift for a girls and women, as its generally seem as girly item. But men do not be discourage! its all a matter of taste! Dont hesitate, if you like this cool mug just get it!
The earliest documented use of the term gadget in context of software engineering was in 1985 by the developers of AmigaOS, the operating system of the Amiga computers (intuition.library and also later gadtools.library). It denotes what other technological traditions call GUI widget—a control element in graphical user interface. This naming convention remains in continuing use (as of 2008) since then.
Whether you’re looking for car gadgets for men or women, you’ll definitely find the best car gadget for you. There’s just great diversity of automotive devices in our online catalog. Some of them are just fun, while others can be considered must have car gadgets!
NEEO is a revolutionary smart system that lets you control all your devices from one remote and even knows who you are when you pick it up! Two parts, the brain and the remote, work in tandem to control everything from your sound system to your TV and lights. With the NEEO app you can also harness the power of “the brain” using your smartphone! See it in action —>
Toto’s marble-covered bathtub has lots of integrated tech — but what separates it from the rest is its ability to simulate the feeling of floating in space. A series of integrated jets lift your feet off the floor of the tub and the surrounding LED lights add the perfect interstellar ambiance.
Here you’ll find some of the coolest cheap gadgets that you’ve ever seen in your life. They make for amazing gifts for birthdays or Christmas for friends and family or just as a really cool toy for yourself! Not only are these gizmos dirt cheap but they are unlike anything you’ve ever seen before – unique, interesting and some of them downright crazy.
Want to annoy somebody and have fun at the same time? The this Airzooka air cannon toy is perfect for you! Cheap, cool, fun, annoying and totally harmless! As i always say “imagination is the limit” and its uncoutable cool and fun things you can do with this cool toy gun! Not to mention it makes for a perfect cheap gift.
Microwaves were a revolution in convenience for people looking to heat up their food in a hurry, but what about when you need something frozen quickly? There hasn’t really been an answer to that question until now. In comes Frigondas, the most amazing home kitchen technology to be released in decades. It can cool and freeze food and drinks in mere minutes, and it even doubles as a traditional microwave. While there is no set release date, it is believed that the device will be available in the US in the near future.
Cook Your Food With The Power Of The Sun… A solar oven allows cooks to harness the natural energy of the sun to cook delicious meals almost anywhere. Users will find that the solar oven is a cooking appliance they will want to use at home and away. It is a great…
The Apple Watch Series 3 is waterproof, has GPS capabilities, and looks good on the wrist. The real question is whether another company is going to be able to take the top spot off Apple, or if this space is going to stay the same until the Apple Watch 4 comes out.
The Osmo Mobile 2 from DJI not only has all of the features of the previous version, but it’s now just $129. For reference, the original Osmo Mobile was $299 when it first came out. Think of the Osmo Mobile 2 as a really fancy selfie stick.
Gallium: Melting our Hearts Away Gallium is a rare earth metal that was first predicted to exist in the future by Russian scientist Dmitri Mendeleev who is also the father of the periodic table. This is a metal that doesn’t exist in pure form in the natural world….
Can you really get a good tech gadget for under $20? Yes, and this list is proof. We’ve handpicked quality headphones, HDTV antennas, power packs and more that are guaranteed to put a smile on anyone’s face while staying within your budget.
A fresh and fun drying rack for baby bottles. If you’re looking for a super convenient way to store all of those baby bottles, pacifiers and other random bits and pieces then you really can’t beat this awesome grass style baby bottle drying rack from Boon. The…
Who needs batteries when you’ve got good old fashioned acoustical science? This mini iPhone speaker is totally ingenious. It requires no battery or external power sources whatsoever and just relies on good old fashioned acoustical science to amplify the volume your…
Watching the bicyclists speed down New York streets while staring at their phones is scary enough. Integrating 4-inch Android touchscreen into the bicycle for navigation, music playback and walk-talkie talking to other people not watching where they’re going, as LeEco has done, is just asking for trouble. But useful!
When we reviewed the Razer Phone, we were impressed by the screen’s deep blacks. Now we know why it can go so dim: the Razer Phone was secretly designed to play Netflix in HDR. The companies announced that the phone will be the first phone to do so, and with Dolby 5.1 surround sound, too — lest you forget that the Razer Phone is a Dolby-certified device with crazy-loud speakers.
What it does: Whether you’re a convert to the ‘spiralising’ food revolution or simply want the perfect gadget to cut time from peeling, spiralling or shredding, check out this smart gadget, featuring three cutting blades and a one-touch operation. The innovative accessories also fit snugly inside the tunnel-shaped electric peeler.
The incredible hidden wall outlet safe! We’ve never seen a more ingenious way to hide your valuables than with this simple but incredibly effective wall safe that’s disguised as a regular wall socket. The wall socket safe is extremely easy to install and comes with…
A car kit is just the tip of the iceberg. This baby works well with normal headphones, or your home stereo. I tested it on every wired speaker I could find…instant Bluetooth connectivity. The built in mic made Bluetooth calls a reality in my dinosaur of a truck.
It makes perfect sense in this day and age for everything else to obtain a “smart” label attached to it, and Milo is no different. In fact, Milo takes pride in being the very first combination smart speaker and home hub that boasts of Z-Wave Plus as well as the Google Assistant, now how about th…
CARS.COM — Chevrolet revealed its redesigned 2019 Silverado 1500 at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, and while we were impressed, the Chevy was overshadowed by a… Read More
iHUD is the world’s first multimedia, heads-up display. It’s able to project a 4.5 inch virtual image directly on to the windshield, this lets the drivers see the screen and information on their Smartphone or other device without their eyes ever leaving the road so it greatly increases safety while driving.
Blackview BV6000 Android 7.0 Smartphone with IP68 rating, Octa Core CPU, 3GB RAM and 4200mAh super long battery lifeHK Warehouse Blackview BV6000 Android 7.0 Smartphone – 4G Dual SIM, 2Ghz Octa Core CPU, 3GB RAM, IP68 rating, NFC, SOS (Black)
BFGD stands for Big Format Gaming Display. How big is big? 65 inches, much bigger than most gaming monitors, which often max out at around half the size. The low-latency BFGD monitor was built by Nvidia along with partners HP, Asus and Acer, and packs the GPU maker’s Nvidia Shield streaming tech.
Better still, the reinstallation is automatic and should only take a few minutes. The process might delete any data you have saved in these Windows apps, though, so backup anything important before you begin.
Hands-Free Scooters Are Hands Down Fun It is kind of like a Segway, but it doesn’t have handlebars. It’s kind of like a skateboard, but it’s sideways. So… I guess it’s a scooter. And you control it by leaning in the direction you want to go. Without falling off, I…
The belt for beer drinkers. Introducing the beer holster – a badass belt for beer drinkers that can hold up to six 12 ounce canned drinks at a time so that you can keep your hands free to do more important things like casting a fishing rod or attending to the…
When comparing prices on electronic gadgets you may find similar products with different price points. The most common reasons for this are that newly released, tech items will usually be more expensive than lower specification or older products. Bigger screens, more connectors, wireless capabilities, bigger storage, batteries, and extra accessories are mean higher prices. Which is good news if you are a business retailer or drop shipper seeking value to promote when reselling these Chinavasion products.
Have you ever been in a situation where you need your zipper fixed but couldnt do anything about it? Well this little useful gadget should be mandatory for traveling or camping as sometimes having a broken zipper is bad news.
Well, the tech world is rife with choice paralysis. For every phone, TV or tablet there’s a mind-boggling amount of options, which can make the process of buying a new piece of tech far less enjoyable than it should be.